The cheapest times to fly from LAX to DIL are

  • January 29th to May 13th
  • August 6th to September 2nd
  • October 15th to December 2nd

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from LAX to DIL is early November. Prices can be as high as $3413 for Thursday flights during late December, or as low as $1668 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Díli

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Dili (DIL) will usually cost between $1802 to $2727 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $1773. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $3284. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1511 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1966 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to DIL flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the LAX to DIL route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

LAX to DIL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to DIL flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Los Angeles. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Díli, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Los Angeles. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $2008 (21%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1994. Return trip prices are from the DIL to LAX flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from LAX to DIL can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 27 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LAX to DIL

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from LAX to DIL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Denpasar (LAX > DPS > DIL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1344
  • Average savings: $622 (31.64%)

See LAX to DPS flights

Hack #2: Darwin (LAX > DRW > DIL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1639
  • Average savings: $328 (16.66%)

See LAX to DRW flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LAX to DIL? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, AIRNORTH, Hawaiian, Qantas, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Presidente Nicolau Lobato International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8036 miles or 12933 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LAX to DIL?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to DIL flight is about 15 hour 27 minutes.

How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Dili?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from LAX to DIL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LAX
Origination airport name Los Angeles International Airport
City Los Angeles, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.9
Longitude -118.4

Return Airport

Destination code DIL
Destination airport name Presidente Nicolau Lobato International Airport
City Dili
Country Timor-Leste
Latitude -8.5
Longitude 125.5


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